Dixie County FL Information


Dixie County Subdivisions

Dixie County FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,299
Daytime Population: Workers 4,651
Daytime Population: Residents 9,498
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,149
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 14,665
Population in Familes 11,617
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,634
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $34,309
Average Household Income $46,881
Per Capita Income $18,303


Total Housing Units 9,524 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,841 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,325 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,358 (35.3%)
Median Home Value $96,694
Average Home Value $139,000


Total Households 6,166
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 4,015
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.1% -0.74%
Households -0.33% -0.84%
Families -0.44% -0.91%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.29%


Dixie County FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dixie County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 59 13th
Population Density # 62 9th
Diversity Index # 63 7th
Median Household Income # 65 4th
Per Capita Income # 59 13th

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